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Volume 11, Number 29
July 16, 2012


Physical sciences
Technology
Life sciences
Neuroscience, psychology, behavior
Health and medicine
Physical sciences

Climate change and weather extremes
Dark galaxies
Lithium production in microquasars

Technology

Microfluidics

Life sciences

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Health and medicine

Alzheimer's disease



Physical sciences


Climate change and weather extremes

References:
  1. July 10, 2012 - Global Warming Punched Up Some 2011 Weather Extremes - also here
  2. July 10, 2012 - Back-to-back La Niñas cooled globe and influenced extreme weather in 2011
  3. July 10, 2012 - Global Warming Makes Heat Waves More Likely, Study Finds
  4. July 10, 2012 - Extreme weather: Get ready to see more of it, scientists say
  5. July 10, 2012 - Global warming tied to risk of weather extremes
  6. July 10, 2012 - Texas drought, British heat linked to climate change
  7. July 10, 2012 - NOAA scientist: 80 percent chance recent heat records due to climate change
  8. July 11, 2012 - Warming indicted for extreme weather
Background


Dark galaxies

References:
  1. July 11, 2012 - Dark Galaxies of the Early Universe Spotted for the First Time
  2. July 11, 2012 - Early Universe's Dark Galaxies May Have Been Revealed for 1st Time
  3. July 12, 2012 - First evidence of 'dark galaxies' discovered
  4. July 12, 2012 - Dark, Starless Galaxies Observed For The First Time
  5. July 12, 2012 - First evidence of dark galaxies spotted
Background, Background


Lithium production in microquasars

References:
  1. July 13, 2012 - Black Holes May Produce Lithium
  2. July 19, 2012 - Black hole theory deepens lithium crisis
  3. July 20, 2012 - New ideas add further mystery to why there is less lithium-7 in the universe than expected
Background



Technology


Microfluidics

References:
  1. July 12, 2012 - Microfluidic chip sorts the living from the dead
Background



Life sciences



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior



Health and medicine


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. July 11, 2012 - Gene Mutation Strongly Protects Against Alzheimer's
  2. July 11, 2012 - Gene Mutation Protects Against Alzheimer's
  3. July 11, 2012 - Gene mutation defends against Alzheimer's disease
  4. July 11, 2012 - Natural Alzheimer's Protection
  5. July 11, 2012 - In Preventing Alzheimer's, Mutation May Aid Drug Quest
  6. July 11, 2012 - Gene Mutation Offers Clue For Drugs To Stave Off Alzheimer's
  7. July 11, 2012 - The Good News About Alzheimer's Disease
  8. July 11, 2012 - First detailed timeline established for brain's descent into Alzheimer's
  9. July 11, 2012 - An Alzheimer's Warning 25 Years Before Symptoms Show
  10. July 12, 2012 - Scientists trace Alzheimer's slow, deadly path
Background


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